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[audio]final review for HIST 140 at UNC CH
final review for HIST 140 at UNC CH
Keywords: postwar hsitory
Downloads: 18
[texts]Militaerregierung Deutschland - Sammlung von Gesetzen, Verordnungen, Anweisungen und Anordnungen
German-English collection of laws and ordinance for the postwar government of Germany
Keywords: postwar Germany
Downloads: 297
[texts]Kostspielige Rache - Utley, Freda
Costly Revenge - a 1962 German translation of the "The High cost of Vengeance"
Keywords: post-war Germany
Downloads: 1,084
[texts]Freedom And Freedom - Jeannette Robinson Murphy
"Freedom and Freedom", written by Jeannette Robinson Murphy for the Boston Evening Transcript, Oct. 3, 1900. I don't really want to publish this, probably the most offensive of her writings, but I'm assembling an archive of her work, so this had to be included.
Keywords: Slavery; Reconstruction; Postwar South
Downloads: 11
[movies]What A Life!
A tongue in cheek look at postwar austerity. Richard Massingham. Crown Film Unit. austere post war era.
Keywords: postwar austerity; Great Britain
Downloads: 9,666 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[texts]Der Blick in die Zukunft - Adlmaier, Conrad -
A look into the future from 1955 Germany
Keywords: post-war Germany
Downloads: 1,647
[movies]Van oorlogsmateriaal tot huisraad
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Door de Duitsers op het strand aangebrachte houten anti-invasiepalen worden met een kraan uit de grond getrokken en mbv een transportauto vervoerd naar een houtzagerij. Daar worden er planken van gezaagd. In de meubelmakerij wordt van deze planken huisraad vervaardigd, oa stoelen en tafels.
Keywords: hout, wederopbouw, wood, postwar reconstruction
Downloads: 11
[movies]De grote sluis in IJmuiden weer in gebruik genomen
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.De grote zeesluis in IJmuiden werd door de Duitsers tijdens de oorlog veranderd in een betonnen vesting. De sluis is teruggebracht in zijn oorspronkelijke staat en wordt weer in gebruik genomen. Als eerste schip vaart de Oranje door de sluis onder enorme publieke belangstelling.
Keywords: sluizen, wederopbouw, locks, postwar reconstruction
Downloads: 31
[texts]Gruesome Harvest: The Costly Attempt To Exterminate The People of Germany - Ralph Franklin Keeling
From catalog: On May 8, 1945 the shooting ended in Europe. But, shockingly, the war against Germany went on. Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill had decreed that the German people must suffer - and suffer they did. Driven from their homes, looted of their property, decimated by famine and disease, raped, robbed, and enslaved, millions of Germans - most of them women and children - bore the brunt of what Time magazine called "history's most terrifying piece"...
Keywords: historical revisionism; post-war Germany
Downloads: 2,660
[movies]Walcheren heroverd
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Div. shots van het landschap (=dode grond, vernielde huizen en achtergelaten oorlogsmaterieel) in het drooggevallen Walcheren; div. shots van de herstelwerkzaamheden oa aan de dijken; div. shots van het in het laatst overgebleven stroomgat afgezonken caisson bij Rammekens; enkele shots van de huisvesting van de bevolking die oa in bunkers woont; enkele shots van wegen die opnieuw worden bestraat; div...
Keywords: oorlogsschade, wederopbouw, war damage, postwar reconstruction
Downloads: 37
[movies]It's Your America (Part II) - U.S. War Office
The U.S. War Department described this film in the following words: "An American soldier, during his combat career, realizes the greatness of his country and determines to assume his share of the responsibilities of good citizenship upon his return to civilian life." Contains "seized enemy material."
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Citizenship; Patriotism
Downloads: 3,801 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]It's Your America (Part I) - U.S. War Office
The U.S. War Department described this film in the following words: "An American soldier, during his combat career, realizes the greatness of his country and determines to assume his share of the responsibilities of good citizenship upon his return to civilian life." Contains "seized enemy material."
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Citizenship; Patriotism
Downloads: 4,387 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Great Swindle, The (Part II) - Union Films
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues
Downloads: 2,849 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]The Romantic - May Sinclair
LibriVox recording of The Romantic by May Sinclair. Read in English by Expatriate. As a simple story told, "The Romantic" is one of Sinclair’s tightest and most compelling. Charlotte Redhead, a young British secretary, finds herself in a degrading extra-marital affair with her boss. In reaction, she renounces Sex and links herself platonically to a handsome young Bohemian (John Conway) she meets by chance, tramping in the fields...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; bohemia; women's literature; postwar fiction
Downloads: 2,130
[audio]Postwar Temple University Expansion
This podcast documents the postwar development of Temple University's main campus.
Keywords: Temple University; Postwar Campus Expansion; Campus Planning
Downloads: 62
[movies]Great Swindle, The (Part I) - Union Films
Union recruitment film criticizing monopoly control of the U.S. economy and advocating union membership as a defense against corporate power.
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues
Downloads: 6,290 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Marxism, Keynesianism, and the Postwar Boom
At this year's Marxist summer school, Adam Booth introduced a discussion on "Marxism, Keynesianism, and the postwar boom". In his talk, Adam explains the factors behind the long period of economic growth seen after the Second World War and examines the contrasting economic theories of Marxism and Keynesianism in relation to the postwar period and to today's crisis.
Keywords: marxism; keynesianism; postwar boom; ted grant
Downloads: 41
[movies]Eerste steen voor het eerste nieuwe huis
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Na de aanslag op Rauter in de Tweede Wereldoorlog namen de Duitsers represaillemaatregelen, voerden 661 mannen weg uit het Veluwse dorp Putten en vernielden er een groot aantal huizen. Na de oorlog begon de stichting Wederopbouw Putten overal geld in te zamelen. In Heemstede bracht een buurtvereniging geld bijeen voor de bouw van een huis...
Keywords: herdenkingen, wederopbouw, woningbouw, commemorations, postwar reconstruction, housing
Downloads: 30
[movies]Schiphol herleeft, officile opening luchtlijn Amsterdam-Eindhoven-Maastricht
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Arbeiders repareren de door de Tweede Wereldoorlog aangerichte schade aan startbanen en platform op Schiphol. Vliegtuigen kunnen weer starten en landen en noodgebouwtjes fungeren tijdelijk als stationsgebouw. Havenmeester Dellaert is weer in functie. Uit een Zweedse Dakota stapt de Nederlandse piloot G.J. Geyssendorffer...
Keywords: vliegvelden, luchtvaart, wederopbouw, airports, aviation, postwar reconstruction
Downloads: 24
[audio]A thousand bricks each fortnight - A Track Winding Back: Morshead Home Oral History & Reminiscence Project
Ursula remembers building a house in Turner, Canberra after migrating to Australia post-war. Each fortnight she and her husband purchased 1,000 bricks from the Canberra Brickworks, living with their two children in a shed a few doors down, on Hartley st, throughout their home's construction. Oral History excerpt from A Track Winding Back. Recorded 2008.
Keywords: Post War Housing; PostWar Migration Australia; Suburb of Turner; Canberra post-war housing
Downloads: 15
[audio]A Thousand Bricks each Fortnight! - A Track Winding Back: Morshead Home Oral History & Reminiscence Project
Living in a garage up the road with her husband and two children, Ursula and family could see the stars - and Southern Cross - through the gaps in the tiles while building a house in Hartley street, Turner, Canberra after migrating to Australia post-war.(Such contrast to the blacked-out windows in Hamburg she lived through as a teenager where one dared not view outside let alone the night sky or stars.) In this oral history excerpt from A TRACK WINDING BACK Ursula recollects paying the equivalen...
Keywords: Post-war Migration Australia; Housing post-war Australia; Canberra Brickworks; Suburb of Turner; Hartley street Canberra
Downloads: 21
[movies]Heropening van de verkeersbrug
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.De brug over de Rijn bij Arnhem werd tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog twee maal verwoest. Na de oorlog werd een nieuwe gebouwd. Sinds december 1949 werd deze officieus reeds gebruikt. Nu wordt hij door de directeur-generaal van Rijkswaterstaat, ir. Harmsen, officieel in gebruik genomen iav oa burgemeester Ch.G...
Keywords: openingen, wederopbouw, bruggen, openings, post-war reconstruction, bridges
Downloads: 14
[texts]54 - Wu Ming
In Hollywood, Cary Grant has grown weary of cinema's constant glamour, but Her Majesty's Secret Service will break his malaise with a bizarre diplomatic mission. In Naples, Lucky Luciano fixes horse races and launches the global heroin trade. And in Bologna, a bartender searches for true love and his missing communist father. Set during the height of the Cold War-with the world divided into East and West-54 features Italian partisans, KGB agents, Parisian lowlifes, and cameos by David Niven, Ma...
Keywords: fiction; post-war Italy; cary grant; Political fiction; Spies
Downloads: 5
[movies]Homes for Veterans (Part II) - Century Productions
Promotes solutions to post-World War II housing crisis.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Houses and homes; Infrastructure
Downloads: 3,499 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Ceiling on Your Home, A - Unknown
Economic factors affecting postwar deflation; an appeal to the public to assist in retail price control; difficulties World War II veterans faced in locating jobs and housing.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Houses and homes; Economics
Downloads: 3,694 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[audio]International Post-War Chill - Cuefx
We have decided to celebrate the new year with a new release. It has been prepared by an artist already familiar to Export Label fans. After the singles âNatural Thingâ and âWhaleâ, itâs time for Cuefx to present a full-length album. âInternational Post-War Chillâ is both musically and thematically rich; each of the eleven compositions tells a separate story, and touches upon different branches and varieties of jazz...
Keywords: cuefx; international post-war chill; jazz; export label
Downloads: 734
[movies]Problems of Housing - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
Modernizing antiquated U.S. housing stock to bring it up to health and safety standards.
Keywords: Houses and homes; World War II: Postwar issues; Architecture
Downloads: 4,075 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Deadline for Action (Part I) - United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues; Economics
Downloads: 5,128 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Japanese Agricultural Life, 02/11/1946 - 06/04/1946 - United States. Air Force
National Archives description "LS Dolly along a road in the hills behind Beppu showing the terraces that are planted with barley. Barley is mixed in with rice as part of the food ration as there is not enough rice grown at the present. Barley is grown during about six months of the year and used as a rotation crop. LS Two women working on their terrace farm in the hills behind Beppu, plowing furrows in the ground between rows of barley, using typical Japanese hoes...
Keywords: World War II: Postwar Issues; Agriculture -- Japan; Barley
Downloads: 20
[movies]Deadline for Action (Part II) - United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America (UE)
How left-wing labor unions engaged in political activism to combat corporate influence on the U.S. Congress in the years following World War II.
Keywords: Labor: Activism; World War II: Postwar issues; Economics
Downloads: 4,417 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Postwar Germany: 28 Months After V-E Day (Part III) - Weirton Steel Company
Investigation of German industrial production capabilities after the devastation of World War II. With striking images of destroyed German cities and factories. Amateur film made by George T. Fonda, assistant to the president, Weirton Steel Company.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; World War II: Germany; Germany
Downloads: 10,865 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Postwar Germany: 28 Months After V-E Day (Part IV) - Weirton Steel Company
Investigation of German industrial production capabilities after the devastation of World War II. With striking images of destroyed German cities and factories. Amateur film made by George T. Fonda, assistant to the president, Weirton Steel Company.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; World War II: Germany; Germany
Downloads: 14,470 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[texts]Reconstruction of the Union : suggestions to the people of the North on a reconstruction of the Union - Citizen of Iowa
Cover title
Keywords: Postwar reconstruction; Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Downloads: 78
[movies]Postwar Germany: 28 Months After V-E Day (Part I) - Weirton Steel Company
Investigation of German industrial production capabilities after the devastation of World War II. With striking images of destroyed German cities and factories. Amateur film made by George T. Fonda, assistant to the president, Weirton Steel Company.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; World War II: Germany; Germany
Downloads: 27,983 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Wastage of Human Resources - Emerson Film Corp.
How crippling disease, avoidable accidents, crime, war, old age, alcoholism and poor living conditions waste human lives and their potential. This film grew out of the effort to build a better world out of the devastation of World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Health and hygiene; Human rights
Downloads: 11,618 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Marriage Today - Affiliated Film Producers
Post-World War II film for young couples advising them of means to strengthen their marriages. Directed by Alexander Hammid.
Keywords: Social guidance; Marriage; World War II: Postwar issues
Downloads: 7,247 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies][San Francisco: V-J Day] - Unknown
Riotous celebrations in San Francisco and Redwood City, California as soldiers, sailors and civilians celebrate the end of World War II.
Keywords: San Francisco: World War II: Postwar; Celebrations; Riots
Downloads: 10,862 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Homes for Veterans (Part I) - Century Productions
Promotes solutions to post-World War II housing crisis.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Houses and homes; Infrastructure
Downloads: 2,183 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Postwar Germany: 28 Months After V-E Day (Part II) - Weirton Steel Company
Investigation of German industrial production capabilities after the devastation of World War II. With striking images of destroyed German cities and factories. Amateur film made by George T. Fonda, assistant to the president, Weirton Steel Company.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; World War II: Germany; Germany
Downloads: 18,606 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Machines van Philips komen uit Duitsland terug
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.In de Tweede Wereldoorlog naar Duitsland getransporteerde machines voor het fabriceren van radiolampen komen terug bij de Philips-fabrieken in Eindhoven. Een lange rij militaire vrachtautos met een escorte van motorrijders rijdt, met een muziekkorps voorop, de binnenplaats op. De machines worden uitgeladen. Dr...
Keywords: machines, wederopbouw, Philips, Anton, Philips, machines, postwar reconstruction, Philips, Anton, Philips
Downloads: 24
[movies]Noodwoningen in het kader van de wederopbouw
Bioscoopjournaals waarin Nederlandse onderwerpen van een bepaalde week worden gepresenteerd.Tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog zijn veel woningen verwoest of zwaar beschadigd. Om de daardoor ontstane woningnood snel het hoofd te kunnen bieden worden tijdelijke noodwoningen gebouwd. SHOTS: -Int. en ext. van beschadigde woningen; -int. en ext. van noodwoningen.
Keywords: noodwoningen, oorlogsschade, wederopbouw, woningbouw, temporary housing, war damage, postwar reconstruction, housing
Downloads: 16
[audio]TomCast for November 17, 2011: My Childhood - TomDispatch
TomDispatch founding editor Tom Engelhardt discusses his childhood in post-World War II America, and the propaganda of American exceptionalism.
Keywords: TomDispatch; TomCast; Tom Engelhardt; Timothy MacBain; American exceptionalism; World War II; post-war America
Downloads: 1,719
[movies]De les van het verleden
Film van het ministerie van Landbouw, Visserij en Voedselvoorziening over het herstel en de ontzilting van de Zeeuwse landbouwgronden (na de inundatie tijdens WO II of na de watersnood van 1953).02:22 Oogstende boeren, cu zee en branding, overstroomd land, herstelwerkzaamheden aan dijken (graven, heien, afwatering), opgedroogd land met oa skeletjes van krabben en resten van landbouwwerktuigen. 05:42 Eggende boer, boeren die gips uitstrooien boven hun land, animaties die aangeven hoeveel zout er ...
Keywords: animaties, wederopbouw, afgravingen, landbouw, akkerbouw, animations, postwar reconstruction, excavations, agriculture, farming
Downloads: 39
[movies]This Is Their Story, UNESCO, 1947 - United States. Information Agency
"On the plight of students in war-ravaged nations after World War II and efforts of UNESCO to help them. Flashbacks show "underground" schools in occupied countries during WW II. Students of foreign lands write letters telling of their situation. Books and other supplies for students overseas are crated for shipment at a New York City warehouse. A tubercular Greek girl student in Athens is aided by UNESCO in getting a cure...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Students; Tuberculosis; World War II: Postwar issues; United Nations
Downloads: 89
[movies]Partners in Progress
The Atlanta Board of Education presents Partners in Progress, produced by Charles O. Beeland Productions, Atlanta. 0738 PA9045 Partners in Progress 16 Koda print
Keywords: Motion Pictures: In Education; Communication: Telephone; World War II: Postwar Issues; U.S.: South
Downloads: 2,361 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[image]Postage Stamps of Italy - 1945 to 1951 Part 1 - Herbert Hillary Booker 2nd - Tujunga, California - 2009
Part 1 of postage stamps of Italy, 1945 to 1951. HHB2
Keywords: Sociale Italiana; Socialist Italy; Postage Stamps; 1945; 1951; Post-War Italy
Downloads: 63
[movies]Unfinished Business - Handy (Jam) Organization
Postwar adjustment is easy for a young World War II veteran who is welcomed back to his job at U.S. Steel with a position, training courses, and counseling.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; Occupations: Steelworkers; World War II: Industrial production
Downloads: 4,548 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Gi Bill Of Rights - Army Information Branch
Army-Navy Screen Magazine #43: "a pictorial report from all fronts for the armed forces only." Produced by the Army Information Branch, Army Pictorial Services, Air Forces and the Navy Department. This installment of the series deals with the G.I. Bill of Rights (Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944) after World War II, with extensive voiceover narration about the history of the bill, with archival footage of soldiers returning home after World War I and reenactments of soldiers receiving the b...
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Government; World War II: Postwar Issues; World War II: Veterans' Affairs; Military
Downloads: 4,332 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[texts]1946 Churchill " Iron Curtain" Speech - United States. Central Intelligence Agency
"I can therefore allow my mind, with the experience of a lifetime, to play over the problems which beset us on the morrow of our absolute victory in arms, and to try to make sure with what strength I have that what has gained with so much sacrifice and suffering shall be preserved for the future glory and safety of mankind." Digitized by The CIA http://www.foia.cia.gov/
Keywords: Cold War; World War II: Postwar Issues; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965
Downloads: 63
[movies]Registering For The New Draft At Flushing High School And Haaren HS, 10th Avenue, New York & Protesting Jim Crow - United States. Army
Extracted from US Army film "Registering For The New Draft At Flushing High School And Haaren HS, 10th Avenue, New York; Installation Of Dwight D Eisenhower As 13th President Of Columbia University, ca. 10/12/1948" Illegible clapperboard. Young men sit at table and register for draft. (Women at the table question them and fill out the forms.) Clapperboard: "30 Aug, PID, PROJ 13416, ROLL 2, LT SPARKS" Women at table talks with young man at table and hands him a draft card...
Keywords: World War II: Postwar Issues; African Americans -- Segregation; United States. Army; New York City
Downloads: 29
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